Monteggia fracture

noun
Mon·​teg·​gia fracture | \ män-ˈtej-ə- How to pronounce Monteggia fracture (audio) \
variants: or Monteggia's fracture \ -​ˈtej-​əz-​ How to pronounce Monteggia's fracture (audio) \

Medical Definition of Monteggia fracture

: a fracture in the proximal part of the ulna with dislocation of the head of the radius

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“Monteggia fracture.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Monteggia%20fracture. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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